Abbreviations

@stbrians (11817)
Kakamega, Kenya
February 15, 2017 2:59pm CST
Abbreviations confuse me. What is OMG or RIP? RSVP means what? There is BTW. Oh more are there that you confuse me when you use them
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@MALUSE (30073)
• Denmark
15 Feb
Members whose native language is English *always* forget to think of foreigners who don't understand abbreviations. This has annoyed me since I began writing on English sites. I'm afraid they'll never learn.
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@Mike197602 (13423)
• Worcester, England
15 Feb
On english sites we don't have to learn...you do I bet there are similar abbreviations on german sites that I wouldn't know...not that I can even speak any german anymore
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@bunnybon7 (31591)
• Holiday, Florida
15 Feb
@Mike197602 yes mike so true.
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@stbrians (11817)
• Kakamega, Kenya
16 Feb
What should we do? WD find them all over. There are others like LOL! what does it mean?
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@amadeo (43749)
• United States
15 Feb
RIP rest in Peace RSVP they want a response to see if your coming or not. BTW not sure what this is. Someone will tell you on that one
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@bunnybon7 (31591)
• Holiday, Florida
15 Feb
BTW means by the way
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@amadeo (43749)
• United States
15 Feb
@bunnybon7 Right.This I do not see too often or ever.
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@stbrians (11817)
• Kakamega, Kenya
16 Feb
I thought RSVP meant Rice Stew Very Plenty
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@bunnybon7 (31591)
• Holiday, Florida
15 Feb
sorry i think its a USA english thing. look them up in search
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@Mike197602 (13423)
• Worcester, England
15 Feb
they're all the same in english too...as in english english
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@bunnybon7 (31591)
• Holiday, Florida
15 Feb
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@stbrians (11817)
• Kakamega, Kenya
16 Feb
We at times use them blindly.
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